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Physics
write out the equation please show the steps taken to solve the problem A small airplane flies at a velocity of 145 km/h toward the south as observed by a person on the ground. the airplane pilot measures an air velocity of 172 km/h south. What is the velocity of the wind that...
February 4, 2009 by y912f

Physics
An airplane of a certain density and shape flies at a constant speed. To do so, it must fly with a certain velocity v0. If the size of the airplane is scaled up in length, width, and height by a factor of two, it can only fly above a new velocity v1. What is v1/v0?
June 1, 2013 by Carlos

physics
An airplane of a certain density and shape flies at a constant speed. To do so, it must fly with a certain velocity v0. If the size of the airplane is scaled up in length, width, and height by a factor of two, it can only fly above a new velocity v1. What is v1/v0? Details and...
May 27, 2013 by stranger

Physics
An airplane flies at 200.0 km/h relative to the air. What is the velocity of the plane relative to the ground if it flies during the following wind conditions? a. a 50.0-km/h tailwind b. a 50.0-km/h headwind.
October 3, 2010 by Melissa

science
An airplane flies at 200km/hr. What is the velocity?
October 5, 2010 by summer

Physics
An airplane flies due north at 145 km/h with respect to the air. There is a wind blowing at 65 km/h to the east relative to the ground. What is the plane's speed relative to the ground?
October 6, 2010 by Preston

math
When an airplane flies with a given wind, it can travel 3000 km in 5hrs. When the same airplane flies in the opposite direction against the wind it takes 10hrs to fly the same distance. Find the speed of the plane in still air and the speed of the wind.
July 31, 2010 by joy

physics
An airplane flies north at a constant speed for 6h and covers a distance of 2400km. What is the plane's velocity? The acceleration?
October 19, 2011 by Jordan

Airplane trig question
An airplane, flying at a speed of 420 miles per hour, flies from point A in the direction 131 degrees for 90 min. and then flies in the direction 41 degrees for 30 min. in what direction does the plane need to fly in order to get back to point A?
July 10, 2012 by Paul

physics
If an airplane propeller rotates at 1570 rev/min while the airplane flies at a speed of 333 km/h relative to the ground, what is the linear speed of a point on the tip of the propeller, at radius 1.97 m, as seen by (a) the pilot and (b) an observer on the ground? The plane's ...
November 9, 2011 by kyle

algebra 1
a model airplane flies 18 feet in 2 seconds. What is the airplane's speed in miles per hour?
December 8, 2008 by Giovanna

Pre cal
1. An airplane flies 200 km on course 110 degrees from point A to point B. At point B the pilot changes course to 37 degrees. The plane then flies 100 km to point C. Find the magnitude of the net displacement from A to C. 2. A plane is flying on a bearing of 25 degrees west of...
May 15, 2014 by Henry

physics
Airplane flies at velocity of 400 mph and the wind is blowing north at 200 mph
April 30, 2014 by Anonymous

Math
At an airport, a flight controller is in a tower 45m above the ground. She observes an airplane flying at a constant altitude at an angle of elevation of 14 degrees from her line of sight. Seven seconds later, the airplane flies directly overhead. If the airplane has a ...
May 31, 2012 by BJ

science
an airplane normally flies at 200 km/h, what is the resultant velocity of the plane if it experiences a 50 km/h tail wind, and a 50km/h head wind
October 11, 2010 by jemimah

Physics
An airplane flies at 65 m/s in the direction 149 degrees counter clockwise from east. What are the east and north components of the plane's velocity?
January 19, 2011 by Kylee

Phyics
Could you please check my work, I am not too sure what do. An airplane that flies at 100 km/h with a 10 km/h tailwind travels at 110 km/h relative to the ground. If it instead flies into a 10 km/h headwind, its groundspeed is : 110 km/h /2= 55 km/h
August 30, 2007 by Soly

Algebra II
An airplane leaves airport A and flies 200 km. At this time its bearing from Airport B, 250 km to the west, is 120 degrees. How far is the airplane from B?
May 17, 2010 by Alexa

Algebra II
An airplane leaves airport A and flies 200 km. At this time its bearing from Airport B, 250 km to the west, is 120 degrees. How far is the airplane from B?
May 17, 2010 by Lyndsie

Physics
A 15 kg model airplane flies horizontally at point A that is 20 m about point B. It has a speed of 19.993 m/s at point A. It then flies horizontally at point B. If the loss of potential energy is reflected as an increase in kinetic energy, what is the speed of the model ...
November 17, 2011 by Brooke

physics
An airplane flies toward 124° at 525 km/h. What is the component of the plane's velocity (a) toward 90°? km/h (b) toward 180°? km/h
October 4, 2011 by Eddie

Pre-Algebra
Question is: What is the algebraic equation to determine when they will meet? For the following information, I understand 5(x+y) = 3000 for 1st plane & 10(x-y) = 3000 for 2nd plane. When an airplane flies with a given wind, it can travel 3000 km in 5hrs. When the same airplane...
November 13, 2011 by Carol

Pre-Algebra
Question is: What is the algebraic equation to determine when they will meet? For the following information, I understand 5(x+y) = 3000 for 1st plane & 10(x-y) = 3000 for 2nd plane. When an airplane flies with a given wind, it can travel 3000 km in 5hrs. When the same airplane...
November 13, 2011 by Carol

Trig/Precal
An airplane flies on a compass heading of 90° at 310 mph. The wind affecting the plane is blowing from 332° at 40 mph. What is the true course and ground speed of the airplane?
July 6, 2012 by Lauren T

physics
A 0.145 kg baseball is pitched at 42 m/s. The batter hits it horizontally to the pitcher at 58 m/s. GIVEN: m = 0.145 kg v = 42 m/s batter v = 58 m/s a. Find the change in momentum of the ball. p = mv p = (0.145)(42) p = 6.09 --> What velocity would I use? Would i use the ...
December 25, 2009 by Heart

Physics
An airplane is flying North with a velocity of 22 m/s. A strong wind is blowing East at 50 m/s. What is the airplane's resultant velocity (magnitude and direction)?
June 10, 2010 by Desirae

Physics HELP!
An airplane is flying North with a velocity of 22 m/s. A strong wind is blowing East at 50 m/s. What is the airplane's resultant velocity (magnitude and direction)?
June 11, 2010 by Desirae

Science
An airplane is flying 200mph at 50 degrees north of east. Wind velocity is 50mph due south. What is the velocity of the airplane?
February 12, 2013 by Jonas

Math
An airplane is flying due west at a velocity of 100 m/s. The wind is blowing out of the south at 5 m/s. What is the magnitude of airplane's resultant velocity?
February 4, 2013 by Amanda

Geom./Trig.
an airplane flies directly overhead at 540mph. 1 minute later is seen at an angle of elevation of 34 degrees. how far did the airplane fly during that time? what is the elevation of the plane?
March 28, 2012 by Emma

Physics
An airplane pilot tries to fly directly east with a velocity of 800.0 km/h. If wind comes from the southwest at 80.0 km/h, what is the relative velocity of the airplane to the surface of Earth?
October 27, 2009 by Amber

Physics
Find th resultant and speed direction of the airplane relative to the ground.... AN airplane is heading west at velocity 950km/hr and wind is blowing northward at velocity of 55.o km/hr
September 1, 2010 by Mariel

physics
Find the magnitude and relative direction (e.g., NE, NW, SE, SW) of the velocity of an airplane relative to the earth, if the velocity of the airplane relative to the air is 165 km/hr. south to north and the wind velocity is 65 km/hr. at an 50o angle from east to west.
September 11, 2012 by kim

Physics
An airplane is flying due south with a velocity of 26.0 m/s. a. If there is a tailwind of 27.0 m/s, what is the magnitude and direction of the actual velocity of the airplane? (a tailwind blows in the same direction as the motion of the airplane) b. If there is a headwind of ...
June 21, 2014 by sci-physics

Physics
A model airplane with a mass of 0.748 kg is tethered by a wire so that it flies in a circle 30.2 m in radius. The airplane engine provides a net thrust of 0.806 N perpendicular to the tethering wire. (a) Find the torque the net thrust produces about the center of the circle. N...
November 17, 2010 by Anonymous

pre calculus
A airplane is 145 miles North and 85 miles west of an airport. What is the compass direction from the airport to the airplane?
December 10, 2012 by Karen

science
Your airplane just ran out of gas. Your plane is falling at a velocity of 80m/sec down. At that velocity, how long will it take your airplane to reach the ground?
October 4, 2012 by Bokyung

Physics
An airplane flies 340 km due east, makes a right-angle turn, and then flies 390 km due north. Find the magnitude of the plane’s displace- ment from its starting point. Neglect the curvature of the earth. Answer in units of km
September 30, 2012 by Crystal

physics
A regional airline flight consists of two legs with an intermediate stop. The airplane flies 380 due north from airport A to airport B. From there, it flies 260 due east to its final destination at airport C. Part A What is the magnitude of the plane’s displacement from its ...
September 29, 2012 by sammy

physics
A commuter airplane starts from an airport and takes the route shown in the figure below. The plane first flies to city A located 175 km away in a direction 30.0° north of east. Next, it flies for 150 km 20.0° west of north to city B. Finally, the plane flies 190 km due west, ...
February 22, 2012 by micheal

Physics
A pool ball flies horizontally off of a table that is 1 meter high and flies 1 meter away from the table before hitting the ground. What is the initial velocity and the final velocity when it hits?
September 17, 2012 by Kristen Help!!!! Please!

Physics
An airplane is flying with an air velocity of 850 km/h at 34 degrees n of e. The wind is blowing at 100 km/h at 20 degrees s of e. Find the ground velocity of the airplane.
September 26, 2012 by Taylor

Physics
An airplane takes off at 9:00 A.M. and flies at 300. km/h until 1:00 P.M. At 1:00 P.M. its speed is increased to 400. km/h, and it maintains this speed until it lands at 3:30 P.M. What is the airplane’s average speed for the entire flight?
June 16, 2014 by Piper

Physics
A model airplane with a mass of 0.748 kg is tethered by a wire so that it flies in a circle 30.2 m in radius. The airplane engine provides a net thrust of 0.806 N perpendicular to the tethering wire. (b) Find the angular acceleration of the airplane when it is in level flight...
November 17, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
an airplane was moving with a velocity equal to 150 mph when the velocity was increased with uniform acceleration to 300 mph in 5 min. Calculate the number of miles the airplane traveled during that interval
June 21, 2013 by Jen

engineering
an airplane was moving with a velocity equal to 300 mph when the velocity was increased with uniform acceleration to 600 mph in 5 min. calculate the number of miles the airplane traveled during that interval of time
January 29, 2012 by Anonymous

Sciences
A model airplane whose mass is 875 grams flies in a horizontal circle of radius 3.46 m at the end of a string which is at an angle of 10.5o below the horizontal. Find: a) The tension in the string. b) The speed of the airplane. I have answers but I am stuck on the process like...
July 2, 2013 by TCC

Physics
A commuter airplane starts from an airport and takes the route shown in the figure below. The plane first flies to city A, located 175 km away in a direction 30.0° north of east. Next, it flies for 150 km 20.0° west of north, to city B. Finally, the plane flies 190 km due west...
February 14, 2012 by anonymous

physics
The velocity of sound in the atmosphere is c=300 m/s. An airplane is traveling with velocity v=600 m/s at an altitude of h=8 km over an observer. How far horizontally past the observer in kilometers will the plane be when the observer first hears the noise of the airplane?
April 21, 2013 by help

math
CD sales at corner music increased 145% last year. which number is equivalent to 145%? A. 14,500 B. 145 C. 1.45 D. O.O145 i think C but im not sure
May 14, 2014 by help please

Physics
An airplane takes off at a constant speed of 331 m/s at an angle of 45 degrees. What is the airplane's horizontal velocity
September 11, 2011 by Kel

Physics
An airplane normally flies at 280 km/h. What is its airspeed if it experiences 80 km/hr headwind?
October 3, 2010 by Catherine

Physics
An airplane normally flies at 280 km/h. What is its airspeed if it experiences 80 km/hr headwind?
October 3, 2010 by Catherine

pre calc
The velocity of an aiplane heading east at 400 knots and a wind velocity of 50 knots northeast. The airplane encounters this wind, show the resultant velocity. What is the resulant speed and direction of the airplane? (the direction is the angle the resultant makes with due ...
March 31, 2008 by Julie

Physics help ASAP please
An airplane is flying south at 500 km/hr and is being blown by a crosswind of 75 km/hr east. What is the resultant velocity of the airplane?
September 26, 2011 by Karen

Phyics Word Problems
Could you please check my work and help me with two of the problems. An airplane that flies at 100 km/h with a 10 km/h tailwind travels at 110 km/h relative to the ground. If it instead flies into a 10 km/h headwind, its groundspeed is 100km/h-10km/h = 90 km/h The average ...
September 3, 2007 by Soly

trigonometry HARD!!
An airplane flies due north from a starting point at 234.6 mph for 40 minutes. Then turns flying 20 minutes at 252 mph in the direction N 20 degree 31 minutes East. How many miles is the airplane from the starting point?
May 4, 2010 by jake

trig
Two Airplanes leave an airport at the same time on different runways. One flies on a bearing of N66degreesW at 325 miles per hour. The other airplane flies on a bearing öf S26degreesW at 300 miles per hour. How far apart will the airplanes be after 2 hours?
January 6, 2014 by nina

math
an airplane is flying at 550 km/h on a heading of 080. the wind is blowing at 60 km/h from a bearing of 120. Find the ground velocity of the airplane. Please Help! Thanks in advance.
May 24, 2011 by math

algebra
An airplane flies 750 miles due west in 1 1/2 hours and 750 miles due south in 2 hours. What is the average speed of the airplane?
September 2, 2010 by Mindy

Alegbra 1
An airplane flies 750 miles due west in 1 1/2 hours and 750 miles due south in 2 hours. What is the average speed of the airplane?
May 20, 2011 by Summer

8th grade math
An airplane flies from New Orleans to Atlanta at a rate of 320mph. The airplane then returns at a rate of 280mph. The total travel time is 3 hours. What is the flying time from New Orleans to Atlanta?
October 20, 2009 by viv

8th grade math
An airplane flies from New Orleans to Atlanta at a rate of 320mph. The airplane then returns at a rate of 280mph. The total travel time is 3 hours. What is the flying time from New Orleans to Atlanta?
October 20, 2009 by viv

physics emegency!
A 16 kg object with a velocity 7.5 m/s explodes into two equal fragments. One flies off with a velocity 2.5i -2.5j m/s. What is the velocity of the other fragment in vector notation?
November 14, 2011 by joe

Physics!! help pleasee
A 10 kg object with a velocity 7.5i m/s explodes into two equal fragments. One flies off with a velocity 2.5i -2.5j m/s. What is the velocity of the other fragment in vector notation?
November 20, 2013 by Shek

calculus
for 0<=t<=21 the rate of change of the number of blakc flies on a coastal island at time t days is modeled by R(t)=3sqrt(t)cos(t/3) flies per day. There are 500 flies on the island at the time t=0. To the nearest whole #, what is the max # of flies for 0<=t<=21?
January 4, 2013 by Anon

calculus
for 0<=t<=21 the rate of change of the number of black flies on a coastal island at time t days is modeled by R(t)=3sqrt(t)cos(t/3) flies per day. There are 500 flies on the island at the time t=0. To the nearest whole #, what is the max # of flies for 0<=t<=21?
January 5, 2013 by Anon

physics
During takeoff, an airplane climbs with a speed of 140 m/s at an angle of 42 degrees above the horizontal. The speed and direction of the airplane constitute a vector quantity known as the velocity. The sun is shining directly overhead. How fast is the shadow of the plane ...
March 15, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
During takeoff, an airplane climbs with a speed of 110 m/s at an angle of 44 degrees above the horizontal. The speed and direction of the airplane constitute a vector quantity known as the velocity. The sun is shining directly overhead. How fast is the shadow of the plane ...
September 7, 2013 by Anonymous

Physical Science
What is the acceleration of an airplane with an initial velocity of 150 m/s and a final velocity of 175 m/s and the velocity change was made in 5 seconds? .
January 2, 2013 by Mariah

Precalculus
An airplane is flying due west at a velocity of 100 m/s. The wind is blowing south at 5 m/s. a. Draw a labeled diagram of the situation. b. Find the resulting ground speed and bearing of the airplane?
February 14, 2010 by Marie

math
joshua is raising fruit flies for science project at the begining of the first day he had 4fruit flies his fruit flies double in number each day how many fruit flies does he have at the end of three days
September 23, 2010 by e

Calculus
An airplane is flying at 550 km/h on a heading of 080 degrees: The wind is blowing at 60 km/h from a bearing of 120 degrees. Find the ground velocity of the airplane.
May 2, 2010 by Ariza

Physice
I got all but this problem, I A 0.145-kg baseball is pitched at 42.0 m/s. The batter hits it horizontally to the pitcher at 58 m/s. A. Find change in momentum? Is it =.145*58-(-.145*42)=1.45-kg m/s? B. If bat and ball are in contact for 4.6 x 10-4 s, what is average force ...
February 14, 2010 by Nate

Physics
I got all but this problem. A 0.145-kg baseball is pitched at 42.0 m/s. The batter hits it horizontally to the pitcher at 58 m/s. A. Find change in momentum? Is it =.145*58-(-.145*42)=1.45-kg m/s? B. If bat and ball are in contact for 4.6 x 10-4 s, what is average force ...
February 14, 2010 by Nate

math
An airplane flies from Ft. Myers to Sarasota, a distance of 150 miles, and then turns through an angle of 50° and flies to Orlando, a distance of 100 miles (see the figure). (a) How far is it from Ft. Myers to Orlando? (b) Through what angle should the pilot turn at Orlando to...
April 7, 2010 by singh

Math
An airplane has a speed of 400 km/h with no wind. The airplane flies 2140 km with the wind. The airplane can only fly 1860 km against the wind in the same time. If w equals the speed of the wind, which equation would be used to find w? a) 2140/(w+400) = 1860/(w-400) b. 2140/(...
January 10, 2012 by Jayson

Cartesian Vectors
An airplane is flying at an airspeed of 345 km/h on a heading of 040 degrees. The wind is blowing at 18 km/h from a bearing of 087 degrees. Determine the ground velocity of the airplane.
May 24, 2010 by Anonymous

earth
If a person has a weight of 145 lb at sea level, by how much is their weight reduced when flying on an airplane at an altitude of 10700 m?
November 4, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
If a person has a weight of 145 lb at sea level, by how much is their weight reduced when flying on an airplane at an altitude of 10700 m?
November 4, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics (Velocity in two dimensions)
Please help, The displacement vector for a 15.0 second interval of a jet airplane's flight is (3850, −2430) m. (a) What is the magnitude of the average velocity? (b) At what angle, measured from the positive x axis, did the airplane fly during this time interval? Express...
February 21, 2013 by Kathy

Physics (Velocity in two dimensions)
Please help: The displacement vector for a 15.0 second interval of a jet airplane's flight is (3850, −2430) m. (a) What is the magnitude of the average velocity? (b) At what angle, measured from the positive x axis, did the airplane fly during this time interval? Express...
February 21, 2013 by Kathy

physics
A coach is hitting pop flies to the outfielders. If the baseball (mass = 145 g) stays in contact with the bat for 0.08 s and leaves the bat with a speed of 75 m/s, what is the average force acting on the ball?
February 11, 2012 by brett

Calculus
An airplane is flying at 550 km/h on a heading of 080 degrees. The wind is blowing at 60 km/h from a bearing of 120 degrees. Determine the ground velocity of the airplane. I am having trouble drawing this diagram.
May 8, 2010 by Abbie

math
how would I write 145% as a fraction? it would be 145/1000 could you by any chance help me with my question it is between luke and dogauls question thanks Julie is incorrect 145/100 reduce to 29/20
May 31, 2007 by Amber

physics
An airplane whose airspeed is 295 km/h flies parallel to the direction of a wind with a speed of 40.0 km/h. What are the two possible speeds of the plane relative to the ground?
September 28, 2010 by Anonymous

math
a model airplane flies 18 feet in 2 seconds what is the airplanes speed in miles per hour round you answer to the nearest hundredth how would i do this
October 21, 2010 by courtney

Calculus
The drag on an airplane traveling at velocity v is D=av^2+(b/v^2) where a and b are positive constants. At what speed does the airplane experience the least drag. I have so far that D'=-2b/v^3 do i set this equal to zero then i get 0=-2 dont think that is the right way where ...
September 26, 2012 by kieran

physics
A plane flies directly from city A to B, which are separated by 2300mi. From A to B, the place flies into a 65mi/hr headwind. ON the return trip from A to B, the wind velocity is unchanged. The trip from B to A takes 44 min less than the trip from A to B. What is the airspeed...
March 7, 2010 by Sasha

physics
.250 kg toy airplane is suspended from the ceiling in a conical pendulum. It flies with a radius of 10 cm, and has a period of 20 seconds. Find the centripetal force acting on the plane?
May 14, 2011 by Elizabeth

Differential Equation
for 0<=t<=21 the rate of change of the number of black flies on a coastal island at time t days is modeled by R(t)=3sqrt(t)cos(t/3) flies per day. There are 500 flies on the island at the time t=0. To the nearest whole #, what is the max # of flies for 0<=t<=21? ...
January 5, 2013 by Anon

number patterns
joshua is raising fruit flies for a science project.at the begining of the first day,he had 4 fruit flies,his fruit flies double in number each day.how many fruit flies does he have at the end of three days
October 20, 2010 by mona

calculus
An airplane is flying on a bearing of 80 degrees at 540mph. A wind is blowing with a bearing of 100 degrees at 55mph. Find the component form of the velocity of the airplane.
February 7, 2010 by Kelly

calculus
An airplane is flying at 550 km/h on a heading of 080 degrees. The wind is blowing at 60 km/h from a bearing of 120 degrees. Find the ground velocity of the airplane and include the new bearing.
February 14, 2010 by Sam

Physics
[Young & Freedman, 3-12] A military airplane on a routine training mission is flying horizontally (in the positive x-direction) at a speed of 120. m/s and accidently drops a bomb (fortunately not armed) at an elevation of 2090 m. Air resistance may be ignored and answer with ...
November 23, 2011 by John

Algebra
An airplane flies 2368 miles round trip in 7 hours. The speed of the wind is 20 mph. Determine the airplanes speed in still air.
April 26, 2011 by Kim

Physics
"if u could do this physics problem thatd be super. A coach is hitting pop flies to the outfielders. If the baseball (m = 145 g) stays in contact with the bat for 0.04 s and leaves the bat with a speed of 50 m/s, what is the average force acting on the ball?"
February 26, 2010 by Pat

physics
An airplane of mass 1.6 x 10^4 kg is moving at 58 m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust by the air around the propeller becomes 7.0 x 10^4 N. If the force exerted by air resistance on the body of the airplane has a magnitude of 6.0 x 10^4 N, find ...
October 11, 2012 by Amy

physics
if an airplane is traveling at 550 km/h into a head wind with a velocity of 40km/h what is the airplanes velocity relative to the ground
March 21, 2014 by Ana

trig
An aifplane is flying on a compass heading (bearing) of 170* at 460 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 200* at 80mph. a) Find the component form of the velocity of the airplane. b) Find the actual ground speed and direction of the airplane.
May 25, 2011 by ale

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